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Abbey, EdwardDESERT SOLITAIRE. A Season In The Wilderness
$1,225.00
Publisher: McGraw-Hill. (1968), 1968
New York: McGraw-Hill. (1968)., 1968 First Edition, Review Copy with the publisher's material laid-in. A fine copy of this classic work in the canon of American environmental writing, in brown cloth, white and beige titles to the spine in a near fine or better Peter Parnall designed pictorial dustwrapper showing minimal use. 8vo. 269 pp. "Like a ride on a bucking bronco . . . rough, tough, combative. The author is a rebel and an eloquent loner. His is a passionately felt, deeply poetic book...
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Abbey, EdwardDesert Solitaire: A Season in the Wilderness
$1,450.00
Publisher: McGraw Hill Book Company, 1968
New York, New York.: McGraw Hill Book Company , 1968 First Edition, signed by the author on the half-title page. Drawings and jacket design by Peter Parnall are based on Abbey's copies of prehistoric Indian petroglyphs and pictographs found in various parts of southern Utah and northern Arizona. The author's fourth book and first work of nonfiction. Only 5000 copies of the first edition were printed. It has since sold over 2 million copies, becoming a classic of environmental literature....
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Abbey, EdwardDesert Solitaire
$287.00
Hardcover, ISBN 0816510571
Publisher: Univ of Arizona Pr, Tucson, Arizona, U.S.A., 1988
First Thus. Hard Cover. Used - Fine/Like New Fine in Near Fine jacket. Signed by Author Jacket has a stain visible only when it is off the book. Inscribed and signed by the author on the ffep. In mylar. First Thus
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Abbey, EdwardDesert Solitaire
$400.00
Hardcover, ISBN 0879050705
Hardcover. Used - Very Good. Abbey, Edward. Very good in very good dust jacket. Signed by author. 269 p. Contains: Illustrations. Audience: General/trade. Signed by the author on ffep. First printing thus of first hardcover reissue. 8vo, 269pp. Drawings and a new introduction by the author, photographs by Gibbs Smith. Pages clean, binding tight, Abbey s illustrations strange and delightful. Book is a lovely mustardy color with black lettering on front and spine. Front and back bottom...
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Abbey, EdwardDesert Solitaire. a Season in the Wilderness
$1,228.00
Hardcover
Publisher: McGraw-Hill. (1968)., New York, 1968
1st Edition. Used - Fine/Like New. Signed by Author First Edition, Review Copy with the publisher's material laid-in. A fine copy of this classic work in the canon of American environmental writing, in brown cloth, white and beige titles to the spine in a near fine or better Peter Parnall designed pictorial dustwrapper showing minimal use. 8vo. 269 pp. "Like a ride on a bucking bronco...rough, tough, combative. The author is a rebel and an eloquent loner. His is a passionately felt, deeply...
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Abbey, EdwardDesert Solitaire: a Season in the Wilderness
$1,250.00
Hardcover
Publisher: McGraw-Hill, New York, 1968
First edition. Hardcover. Used - Very Good Very good in good jacket. SIGNED. 269 pp. [22 cm]; full brown cloth with white and brown stamped spine. Illustrated dust jacket. Signed by the author in black ink on the front fly leaf. The book is tighly and squarely bound, in very good condition showing only mild soiling to the rear board. There is a small stain at the foot of the text block. The dust jacket shows sporadic rubbing and pinholing, with a bit of chipping at its edges; only minor...
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Abbey, EdwardDesert Solitaire: a Season in the Wilderness
$1,450.00
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Publisher: McGraw Hill Book Company, New York, New York, 1968
1st Edition. Hardcover. Used - Very Good Very Good in Very Good jacket. Signed by Author(s) 8vo-over 7¾-9¾" tall. pp. 268. First Edition, signed by the author on the half-title page. Drawings and jacket design by Peter Parnall are based on Abbey's copies of prehistoric Indian petroglyphs and pictographs found in various parts of southern Utah and northern Arizona. The author's fourth book and first work of nonfiction. Only 5000 copies of the first edition were printed. It has since sold...
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Abbey, EdwardDesert Solitaire: a Season in the Wilderness
$1,500.00
Hardcover
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Book Company, New York, 1968
First edition. Hardcover. Used - Very Good. 269pp. Octavo [21.5 cm] Brown cloth. Illustrated. Fine/Near fine. Subtle rubbing to corners of jacket. Small bookstore sticker at head of front flap. Blind ownership embossment in lower right corner of title page. Signed holographic letter from Abbey laid in. Eight lines of text in blue ink and signed Ed A. Mailing envelope also present. The author's fourth book and his first work of nonfiction. This collection of meditations by then park ranger...
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Abbey, EdwardDesert Solitaire
$1,750.00
Hardcover
Publisher: McGraw-Hill, 1968
First. Hardcover. Used - Fine/Like New. First edition, first printing. Bookplate, owner's gift inscription, else fine in near fine dust jacket with a three-quarter inch closed tear to upper rear dust jacket fold with attendant creasing and a tiny bit of wear to spine tips. B&W illustrations. Signed by the author on the front pastedown. First
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Abbey, EdwardDesert Solitaire
$1,800.00
Hardcover
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Book Company, New York, 1968
Hardcover. Used - Very Good Very Good in Very Good jacket. Size: 8vo-over 7¾"-9¾" tall. SIGNED by the Author on front free end paper. Second Printing. Clean interior. Small spotting to top of text block. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Jacket lightly bumped and shelf worn at corners, edges and spine ends. Light chipping to edges and spine ends. Light rubbing to lower spine. 1/4" open tear to back top edge near spine end. Spine lightly tanned. Small mark to spine. Brown...
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Abbey, EdwardDesert Solitaire: a Season in the Wilderness
$2,272.70
Hardcover
Publisher: McGraw-Hill, New York, 1968
First Edition. Hardcover. Used - Very Good Very Good in Very Good DJ. Octavo in brown cloth. 269 pages. Illustrations by Peter Parnall. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR WITH A FIRST NAME INSCRIPTION. The author's first nonfiction book which relates his experiences as a ranger in Arches National Monument. A classic and seminal work in the environmental awakening to follow. Previous owner embossing stamp on the front endpaper; covers lightly rubbed; a spot of fading to the lower front adjacent to the...
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EDWARD ABBEYDesert Solitaire
$75.00
ISBN 0345326490
Publisher: Ballantine Books
Ballantine Books, July 1990. Mass Market PaperBack Mass Market PaperBack. Good. Signed by Edward Abbey on title page. Previous dealer's stamp inside front cover. Discoloration and a stamp on textblock edges. Shelfwear. Signed.
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Abbey, EdwardDesert Solitaire: A Season in the Wilderness
$250.00
ISBN 0671207164
Publisher: Touchstone
New York, NY: Touchstone. Fifth Printing . Trade Paperback. Good. 8vo - over 7 3/4 " - 9 3/4 " tall. Abbey's classic memoir of his time as a seasonal park ranger at Arches National Park. Signed and inscribed by author to previous owner on first free page. Fifth printing trade paper, wraps are rubbed along edges, creased on spine, a few stains on front, light soil overall. Pages are somewhat yellowed, a few pencil notations here and there. Signed.
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Abbey, EdwardDesert Solitaire
$300.00
ISBN 0816510571
Publisher: University of Arizona Press, 1988
Tucson: University of Arizona Press. F+/NF. 1988. 1st Thus. Hardcover. 0816510571 . Sunfading to dustjacket spine; Otherwise fine. Signed by Abbey on front free endpaper; B&W drawings; 255 p.; Signed by Author . First edition. Signed.
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Abbey, EdwardDesert Solitaire
$300.00
Tucson, University of Arizona Press, 1988, first edition thus, dust jacket. Hardcover. Originally published in 1968, this edition illustrated by Lawrence Ormsby, Abbey provides his own preface, this copy briefly Inscribed by Edward Abbey. Fine. First edition. Signed.James M. Dourgarian, Bookman
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Abbey, EdwardDESERT SOLITAIRE. A Season In The Wilderness
$1,225.00
Publisher: McGraw-Hill. (1968), 1968
New York: McGraw-Hill. (1968)., 1968 First Edition, Review Copy with the publisher's material laid-in. A fine copy of this classic work in the canon of American environmental writing, in brown cloth, white and beige titles to the spine in a near fine or better Peter Parnall designed pictorial dustwrapper showing minimal use. 8vo. 269 pp. "Like a ride on a bucking bronco . . . rough, tough, combative. The author is a rebel and an eloquent loner. His is a passionately felt, deeply poetic book...
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Abbey, EdwardDesert Solitaire: A Season in the Wilderness
$1,250.00
Publisher: McGraw-Hill, 1968
New York: McGraw-Hill, 1968. First edition. Hardcover. Very good/good. Peter Parnall. SIGNED. 269 pp. [22 cm]; full brown cloth with white and brown stamped spine. Illustrated dust jacket. Signed by the author in black ink on the front fly leaf. The book is tighly and squarely bound, in very good condition showing only mild soiling to the rear board. There is a small stain at the foot of the text block. The dust jacket shows sporadic rubbing and pinholing, with a bit of chipping at its...
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Abbey, EdwardDesert Solitaire: A Season in the Wilderness
$1,450.00
Publisher: McGraw Hill Book Company, 1968
New York, New York.: McGraw Hill Book Company , 1968 First Edition, signed by the author on the half-title page. Drawings and jacket design by Peter Parnall are based on Abbey's copies of prehistoric Indian petroglyphs and pictographs found in various parts of southern Utah and northern Arizona. The author's fourth book and first work of nonfiction. Only 5000 copies of the first edition were printed. It has since sold over 2 million copies, becoming a classic of environmental literature....
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Abbey, EdwardDesert Solitaire: A Season in the Wilderness
$1,500.00
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Book Company, 1968
New York: McGraw-Hill Book Company, 1968. First edition. Hardcover. Peter Parnall. 269pp. Octavo [21.5 cm] Brown cloth. Illustrated. Fine/Near fine. Subtle rubbing to corners of jacket. Small bookstore sticker at head of front flap. Blind ownership embossment in lower right corner of title page. Signed holographic letter from Abbey laid in. Eight lines of text in blue ink and signed Ed A. Mailing envelope also present. The author's fourth book and his first work of nonfiction. This...
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Abbey, EdwardDesert Solitaire
$1,750.00
Publisher: McGraw-Hill, 1968. First edition, first printing., 1968
McGraw-Hill, 1968. First edition, first printing., 1968.. First edition, first printing.. Bookplate, owner's gift inscription, else fine in near fine dust jacket with a three-quarter inch closed tear to upper rear dust jacket fold with attendant creasing and a tiny bit of wear to spine tips.. B&W illustrations.. Signed by the author on the front pastedown. First edition. Signed.
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Abbey, EdwardDesert Solitaire
$1,800.00
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Book Company, 1968
McGraw-Hill Book Company, New York, 1968. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. Size: 8vo - over 7 3/4 " - 9 3/4 " tall. SIGNED by the Author on front free end paper. Second Printing. Clean interior. Small spotting to top of text block. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Jacket lightly bumped and shelf worn at corners, edges and spine ends. Light chipping to edges and spine ends. Light rubbing to lower spine. 1/4" open tear to back top edge near spine end. Spine lightly tanned. Small...
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Abbey, EdwardDesert Solitaire: A Season in the Wilderness
$2,272.70
Publisher: McGraw-Hill, 1968
New York: McGraw-Hill, 1968.. First Edition. Hardcover. Octavo in brown cloth. 269 pages. Illustrations by Peter Parnall. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR WITH A FIRST NAME INSCRIPTION. The author's first nonfiction book which relates his experiences as a ranger in Arches National Monument. A classic and seminal work in the environmental awakening to follow. Previous owner embossing stamp on the front endpaper; covers lightly rubbed; a spot of fading to the lower front adjacent to the spine; minimal...
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Abbey, EdwardDesert Solitaire, a Season in the Wilderness
$2,500.00
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Book Co.
New York; (1968): McGraw-Hill Book Co. First printing, signed by the author. An environmental and wilderness classic. Abbey loved the beauty of the desert and this his personal vision of what he saw and how deeply he felt while alone in the wilderness of the desert. This was the author's fourth book which was published in an edition of only 5,000 copies. A lovely copy. 269pp., illustrated with drawings by Peter Parnall, bound in brown cloth, spine lettering white and gilt. A fine bright copy...
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Abbey, EdwardDesert Solitaire: A Season in the Wilderness
$2,500.00
Publisher: McGraw-Hill, 1968
NY: McGraw-Hill, 1968. 1st, brown cloth, vg+ (crimped spine ends) in vg- dj w/ edgewear and several short tears, sunning evident on flaps. 269 pp. SIGNED on ffep.. Signed. First Edition. Hard Cover. First edition. Signed.
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Abbey, EdwardDesert Solitaire
$3,000.00
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Book Company, 1968
New York, NY: McGraw-Hill Book Company, 1968. First Edition, First Printing 1st Printing. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7 3/4 - 9 3/4 " tall. Parnall, Peter. Inscribed to previous owner on first free endpaper. Very nice copy, lightly read with little wear to boards or jacket. First edition. Signed.
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EDWARD ABBEYDesert Solitaire
$75.00
Softcover, ISBN 0345326490
Publisher: Ballantine Books July 1990, 1990
Used - Good. Signed by Edward Abbey on title page. Previous dealer's stamp inside front cover. Discoloration and a stamp on textblock edges. Shelfwear.
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Abbey, EdwardDesert Solitaire: A Season in the Wilderness
$250.00
Softcover, ISBN 0671207164
Publisher: Touchstone, New York, NY
Used - Good. Abbey's classic memoir of his time as a seasonal park ranger at Arches National Park. Signed and inscribed by author to previous owner on first free page. Fifth printing trade paper, wraps are rubbed along edges, creased on spine, a few stains on front, light soil overall. Pages are somewhat yellowed, a few pencil notations here and there.
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Abbey, EdwardDesert Solitaire
$287.00
Hardcover, ISBN 0816510571
Publisher: Univ of Arizona Pr, 1988
Used - Fine. Jacket has a stain visible only when it is off the book. Inscribed and signed by the author on the ffep. In mylar.; includes dustjacket
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Abbey, EdwardDesert Solitaire a Season in the Wilderness
$575.00
Hardcover
Publisher: McGraw Hill, 1968
Used - Very Good. JAcket corners and top of spine have bump marks. Page xiii has a black mark on the edge of page. Front endsheet has a handrawn art piece and inscription. Gift inscription is Signed Joyce and George. LAst name is Wittenbaum (not present on page. George was a book publisher in New York and Joyce-who worked as an artist. Letter of authenticity verifies the signature and art work for this book., Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall; includes dustjacket
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Abbey, Edward.DESERT SOLITAIRE. A Season In The Wilderness.
$1,225.00
Hardcover
Publisher: McGraw-Hill. (1968)., New York, 1968
Used. First Edition, Review Copy with the publisher's material laid-in. A fine copy of this classic work in the canon of American environmental writing, in brown cloth, white and beige titles to the spine in a near fine or better Peter Parnall designed pictorial dustwrapper showing minimal use. 8vo. 269 pp. "Like a ride on a bucking bronco . . . rough, tough, combative. The author is a rebel and an eloquent loner. His is a passionately felt, deeply poetic book . . . set down in a lean,... (FIRST EDITION HENRY BESTON RACHEL CARSON ALDO LEOPOLD DAVID)
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Abbey, EdwardDesert Solitaire: A Season in the Wilderness
$1,250.00
Hardcover
Publisher: McGraw-Hill, New York, 1968
Used - Very Good. SIGNED. 269 pp. [22 cm]; full brown cloth with white and brown stamped spine. Illustrated dust jacket. Signed by the author in black ink on the front fly leaf. The book is tighly and squarely bound, in very good condition showing only mild soiling to the rear board. There is a small stain at the foot of the text block. The dust jacket shows sporadic rubbing and pinholing, with a bit of chipping at its edges; only minor losses. Despite its flaws the dust jacket is still... (EDWARD ABBERY; SIGNED; FIRST EDITION; MODERN FIRSTS)
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Edward AbbeyDesert Solitaire A Season in the Wilderness
$1,350.00
Hardcover
Publisher: McGraw-Hill, N.Y., 1968
Used - Very Good. This book got damp nipped at the heel else fine, dj near fine. There is a stain at bottom edge of spine that travels out an inch and 1/2. First few pages have light damp ripple but clears up after title page. Bottom quarter of front cover shows slight discoloratiion. No odor or mustiness. Clean inside. Signed "Edward Abbey"on the fly-leaf. 269pp. Mylar covered Dj has very light edge-wear at extremities but looks in collectable condition. The noted damp incident discolored... (DESERT WANDERING, OUTLAW ENVIRONMENTALISM, EDWARD ABBEY)
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Abbey, EdwardDesert Solitaire: A Season in the Wilderness
$1,450.00
Hardcover
Publisher: McGraw Hill Book Company, New York, New York., 1968
Used - Very Good. First Edition, signed by the author on the half-title page. Drawings and jacket design by Peter Parnall are based on Abbey's copies of prehistoric Indian petroglyphs and pictographs found in various parts of southern Utah and northern Arizona. The author's fourth book and first work of nonfiction. Only 5000 copies of the first edition were printed. It has since sold over 2 million copies, becoming a classic of environmental literature. Bound in full brown cloth with white... (UTAH, ENVIRONMENT, INDIANS, DESERT, NATURE, SOUTHWESTERN UNITED STATES, EDWARD ABBEY, PETER PARNALL,)
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Abbey, Edward.Desert Solitaire: A Season in the Wilderness.
$1,500.00
Hardcover
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Book Company, New York, 1968
Used. 269pp. Octavo [21.5 cm] Brown cloth. Illustrated. Fine/Near fine. Subtle rubbing to corners of jacket. Small bookstore sticker at head of front flap. Blind ownership embossment in lower right corner of title page. Signed holographic letter from Abbey laid in. Eight lines of text in blue ink and signed Ed A. Mailing envelope also present. The author's fourth book and his first work of nonfiction. This collection of meditations by then park ranger Abbey in what was Arches National... (ABBEY; SOUTHWEST; ECOLOGY; SIGNED; LETTER)
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Abbey, Edward.Desert Solitaire.
$1,750.00
Hardcover
Publisher: McGraw-Hill,, 1968
Used. First edition, first printing. Bookplate, owner's gift inscription, else fine in near fine dust jacket with a three-quarter inch closed tear to upper rear dust jacket fold with attendant creasing and a tiny bit of wear to spine tips. Signed by the author on the front pastedown.; includes dustjacket (FIRST EDITIONS, SIGNED.)
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Abbey, Edward.Desert Solitaire: A Season in the Wilderness.
$2,250.00
Hardcover
Publisher: McGraw-Hill, 1968
Used - Very Good. Octavo in brown cloth. 269 pages. Illustrations by Peter Parnall. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR WITH A FIRST NAME INSCRIPTION. The author's first nonfiction book which relates his experiences as a ranger in Arches National Monument. A classic and seminal work in the environmental awakening to follow. Previous owner embossing stamp on the front endpaper; covers lightly rubbed; a spot of fading to the lower front adjacent to the spine; minimal extremity wear. Otherwise clean and... (ENVIRONMENTALISM DESERT ECOLOGY SOUTHWEST NATURAL HISTORY SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR NAT'L CLASSICS)
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Abbey, EdwardDesert Solitaire: A Season in the Wilderness
$2,500.00
Hardcover
Publisher: McGraw-Hill, NY, 1968
Used. 1st, brown cloth, vg+ (crimped spine ends) in vg- dj w/ edgewear and several short tears, sunning evident on flaps. 269 pp. SIGNED on ffep.
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Abbey, EdwardDesert Solitaire
$2,900.00
Hardcover
Publisher: McGraw Hill, 1968
Used - Fine. A fine first edition in a fine dust jacket, spine very slightly faded, inscribed by Abbey on the front free endpaper "For Bruce, Edward Abbey, LA, 82." First Edition stated on the copyright page and original price of $5.95 on front flap of dust jacket. Housed in a custom-made collector's slipcase.; includes dustjacket
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Abbey, EdwardDesert Solitaire
$3,000.00
Hardcover
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Book Company, New York, NY, 1968
Used - Very Good. Inscribed to previous owner on first free endpaper. Very nice copy, lightly read with little wear to boards or jacket.; includes dustjacket
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Abbey, EdwardDesert Solitaire
$3,000.00
Hardcover
Publisher: McGraw Hill
Used - Fine. A fine first edition in a fine dust jacket, inscribed by Abbey on the front free endpaper "To Bill, All the Best, Ed Abbey." First Edition stated on the copyright page and original price of $5.95 on front flap of dust jacket. Tiny barely visible spot on foredge. Housed in a custom-made collector's slipcase.; includes dustjacket
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Abbey, EdwardDesert Solitaire
$5,000.00
Hardcover
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Book Company, New York, 1968
Used - Fine. First Edition, First Printing SIGNED by Edward Abbey. A fabulous copy of this TRUE FIRST EDITION with the words "First Edition" printed on the copyright page. This First Issue dustjacket is vibrant in color and has the $3.95 printed price present on the front flap. The book is in excellent condition and appears UNREAD. The binding is tight with NO cocking or leaning, and the boards are crisp. The pages are clean with NO marks marks or bookplates in the book. A wonderful copy...
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Abbey, EdwardDesert Solitaire
$5,500.00
Hardcover
Publisher: McGraw-Hill, New York, 1968
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Edward AbbeyDesert Solitaire, A Season in the Wilderness
$5,600.00
Hardcover
Publisher: mcGraw-Hill Book Company, New York, 1968
Used - Like New. not price clipped original price of $5.95; drawings and jacket design by Peter Parnall; Abbey describes the desert he loves and in which he spent several seasons as a park ranger; b/w by Woody Hilbert, Death Valley photographer of author rear dj flap; copy 00025 of 5000 First Edition publications; collectible investment copy; from the private collection of the seller; please contact for pictures; cannot authenticate signature; includes dustjacket
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Abbey, EdwardDesert Solitaire: A Season in the Wilderness
$250.00
ISBN 0671207164
Publisher: Touchstone
New York, NY: Touchstone. Fifth Printing . Trade Paperback. Good. 8vo - over 7 3/4 " - 9 3/4 " tall. Abbey's classic memoir of his time as a seasonal park ranger at Arches National Park. Signed and inscribed by author to previous owner on first free page. Fifth printing trade paper, wraps are rubbed along edges, creased on spine, a few stains on front, light soil overall. Pages are somewhat yellowed, a few pencil notations here and there. Signed.
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Abbey, EdwardDesert Solitaire
$300.00
Tucson, University of Arizona Press, 1988, first edition thus, dust jacket. Hardcover. Originally published in 1968, this edition illustrated by Lawrence Ormsby, Abbey provides his own preface, this copy briefly Inscribed by Edward Abbey. Fine. First edition. Signed.James M. Dourgarian, Bookman
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Abbey, EdwardDesert Solitaire: A Season in the Wilderness
$1,250.00
Publisher: McGraw-Hill, 1968
New York: McGraw-Hill, 1968. First edition. Hardcover. Very good/good. Peter Parnall. SIGNED. 269 pp. [22 cm]; full brown cloth with white and brown stamped spine. Illustrated dust jacket. Signed by the author in black ink on the front fly leaf. The book is tighly and squarely bound, in very good condition showing only mild soiling to the rear board. There is a small stain at the foot of the text block. The dust jacket shows sporadic rubbing and pinholing, with a bit of chipping at its...
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Abbey, EdwardDesert Solitaire: A Season in the Wilderness
$1,450.00
Publisher: McGraw Hill Book Company, 1968
New York, New York.: McGraw Hill Book Company , 1968 First Edition, signed by the author on the half-title page. Drawings and jacket design by Peter Parnall are based on Abbey's copies of prehistoric Indian petroglyphs and pictographs found in various parts of southern Utah and northern Arizona. The author's fourth book and first work of nonfiction. Only 5000 copies of the first edition were printed. It has since sold over 2 million copies, becoming a classic of environmental literature....
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Abbey, EdwardDesert Solitaire: A Season in the Wilderness
$1,500.00
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Book Company, 1968
New York: McGraw-Hill Book Company, 1968. First edition. Hardcover. Peter Parnall. 269pp. Octavo [21.5 cm] Brown cloth. Illustrated. Fine/Near fine. Subtle rubbing to corners of jacket. Small bookstore sticker at head of front flap. Blind ownership embossment in lower right corner of title page. Signed holographic letter from Abbey laid in. Eight lines of text in blue ink and signed Ed A. Mailing envelope also present. The author's fourth book and his first work of nonfiction. This...
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Abbey, EdwardDesert Solitaire
$1,750.00
Publisher: McGraw-Hill, 1968. First edition, first printing., 1968
McGraw-Hill, 1968. First edition, first printing., 1968.. First edition, first printing.. Bookplate, owner's gift inscription, else fine in near fine dust jacket with a three-quarter inch closed tear to upper rear dust jacket fold with attendant creasing and a tiny bit of wear to spine tips.. B&W illustrations.. Signed by the author on the front pastedown. First edition. Signed.
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Abbey, EdwardDesert Solitaire: A Season in the Wilderness
$2,000.00
Publisher: McGraw-Hill, 1968
New York: McGraw-Hill, 1968.. First Edition. Hardcover. Octavo in brown cloth. 269 pages. Illustrations by Peter Parnall. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR WITH A FIRST NAME INSCRIPTION. The author's first nonfiction book which relates his experiences as a ranger in Arches National Monument. A classic and seminal work in the environmental awakening to follow. Previous owner embossing stamp on the front endpaper; covers lightly rubbed; a spot of fading to the lower front adjacent to the spine; minimal...
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Abbey, EdwardDesert Solitaire, a Season in the Wilderness
$2,500.00
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Book Co.
New York; (1968): McGraw-Hill Book Co. First printing, signed by the author. An environmental and wilderness classic. Abbey loved the beauty of the desert and this his personal vision of what he saw and how deeply he felt while alone in the wilderness of the desert. This was the author's fourth book which was published in an edition of only 5,000 copies. A lovely copy. 269pp., illustrated with drawings by Peter Parnall, bound in brown cloth, spine lettering white and gilt. A fine bright copy...
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Abbey, EdwardDesert Solitaire
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Publisher: McGraw-Hill Book Company, 1968
New York, NY: McGraw-Hill Book Company, 1968. First Edition, First Printing 1st Printing. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7 3/4 - 9 3/4 " tall. Parnall, Peter. Inscribed to previous owner on first free endpaper. Very nice copy, lightly read with little wear to boards or jacket. First edition. Signed.
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Edward AbbeyDesert Solitaire
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Desert Solitaire by Edward Abbey 1988 Signed Hardcover
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Abbey, EdwardDesert Solitaire: A Season in the Wilderness.
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First Edition Octavo in brown cloth. 269 pages. Illustrations by Peter Parnall. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR WITH A FIRST NAME INSCRIPTION. The author's first nonfiction book which relates his experiences as a ranger in Arches National Monument. A classic and seminal work in the environmental awakening to follow. Previous owner embossing stamp on the front endpaper; covers lightly rubbed; a spot of fading to the lower front adjacent to the spine; minimal extremity wear. Otherwise clean and soundly...
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